* apart from the final bonus theme round, all this means is that your entry fee figure needs to somehow fit the theme.
For those who aren't in the know, the Challenge is about encouraging people to use those cold, dark winter months (or long, hot summer months for those to the South of the Equator) to make big inroad into their lead/plastic/resin piles rather than about producing high quality painted miniatures (although some people do the latter and a few somehow manage to do both).
It's good fun and there is plenty of friendly rivalry and good-natured ribbing.
Those who have been following my blog for a while will know that I've taken part in the last three of these and placed quite highly in each. However, with all the disruption in my flat and for a few other reasons I won't be aiming for such a high output this year.
Anyway, the link to the announcement post is here: linkity-link
So, if you fancy joining in, pop over there and leave a comment.